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Posts Tagged ‘Paul Gerhardt

A Fitting Hymn For Today

Written by Jim

20 Jul 2012 at 10:28 pm

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It’s the Birth Anniversary of Paul Gerhardt

You can read a bio of the greatest of the Lutheran hymnists here.  And you can see a partial listing of his wonderful hymns here.

Or, best of all, you can listen to one of his more wonderful hymns on YouTube-

Written by Jim

12 Mar 2012 at 6:55 am

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Reformation Spirituality Conference: Morning Session

The lectures by Carl Beckworth (on Luther’s theology of Baptism) and Giesela Kreglinger (on Paul Gerhardt’s Hymns and their spiritual messages) were both very nicely done.  Informative and invigorating.  Fortunately if you couldn’t attend the lectures and sessions will all be available, in audio, at the Beeson bookstore (and doubtless order-able online too).

Here’s a slideshow of the morning:

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Written by Jim

1 Nov 2011 at 12:19 pm